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Balvenie Doublewood 12 Year Old 20cl

Balvenie Doublewood 12 Year Old 20cl

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Balvenie DoubleWood 12-Year-Old is a popular single malt Scotch whisky known for its unique maturation process. Here are tasting notes for the 20cl bottle of this delightful whisky:

Appearance:
Balvenie DoubleWood 12-Year-Old has a rich, amber colour, hinting at its complex maturation in different types of oak casks.

Nose:
1. Honey and Vanilla: The nose opens with a prominent honeyed sweetness and the warm embrace of vanilla. Thus creating an inviting and comforting bouquet.
2. Orchard Fruits: You'll detect subtle notes of ripe orchard fruits, like apples and pears, which add a touch of crispness and freshness.
3. Spiced Oak: There's a hint of spiced oak, with notes of cinnamon and nutmeg.  Together contributing depth and complexity to the aroma.


Palate:
1. Honeyed Elegance: The palate continues to highlight the honeyed character, delivering a rich and velvety sweetness that envelops the taste buds.
2. Sherry Influence: As the whisky develops, the influence of sherry casks becomes evident, with flavours of dried fruits, raisins, and a subtle nuttiness.
3. Oakey Warmth: The oak influence is gentle yet present, providing a mild spiciness and a touch of toasted oak.

Finish:
1. Long and Satisfying: The finish is long and satisfying, with the honeyed sweetness, dried fruits, and oak notes lingering on the palate.
2. Spicy Embrace: A gentle spice lingers in the background, adding warmth and complexity to the conclusion.

Balvenie DoubleWood 12-Year-Old is a well-balanced and approachable whisky, known for its double maturation in American oak and European oak sherry casks.

Its rich honeyed sweetness, complemented by the interplay of fruit and spice, makes it an excellent choice for those who appreciate a harmonious and easy-drinking single malt Scotch whisky.

The 20cl bottle size makes it a convenient option for those looking to enjoy this classic expression without committing to a larger bottle.

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